We’re excited to have you visit! The map at the bottom of ALL pages shows how to get to Wendego Lodge from your location. Click on the Link, Then Click Directions and Google maps will open. Type in your Start Location and then PRINT OUT directions. NOTE: The travel time in google is wrong, we are only 1 & 1/2 hours North of Kamloops.
It is recommended to call us as soon as you hit the dirt road so we know when to expect you. This way we will know when you are arriving as you will lose Cellphone reception on the way up. This way we can come and check just in case you get turned around.
We are only 1-1/2 hours North of Kamloops! Google Maps currently has our travel time WAY OFF! We are working on this issue.
IN DEPTH DIRECTIONS
*Recommended To Print*
Directions from Kamloops: Using the Sawmill/Lac Du Bois Road.
Approaching Kamloops on Hwy #1 (Hwy #5 merges into Hwy #1)
Take Exit 374 onto Hwy #5 North.
Take a left at Halston Ave (there is a Husky gas station on the corner of this intersection).
Follow Halston Ave over the North Thompson River on the Halston Bridge.
Take a right at the Westsyde Rd Exit (it banks quickly to the right, before an overpass).
Immediately cross Westsyde Rd towards the left lane.
Stay to the left at the “Y” in the road which will bring you to a two-lane stoplight.
Go through stoplight and follow the Bachelor Hill Road into Bachelor Heights.
Keep driving until you drive over a cattleguard, then the road becomes gravel.
THIS IS AN ACTIVE LOGGING ROAD!! (Seasonal)
Use care and enjoy the drive.
You will see kilometre markers on your journey up the road.
Be careful of the turn at 13 km; do 30 km/hr when it says so.
When you get to the “Y” at 21 km, stay to your left: there is a yellow sign there pointing the way to the lodge.
Follow the road to the 40 km marker where you will take a right onto a private road.
Follow this road for 9 km (6 miles) until it ends at Wendego Lodge on Tranquille Lake.
Directions From Kamloops: Using the Criss Creek/Red Lake Road.
Approaching Kamloops on Hwy #1, take Exit #369.
At the second set of lights after the exit, turn left onto Summit Drive.
Follow the signs to the Airport.
Go past the Airport approximately 3 to 4 miles.
Take the Criss Creek/Red Lake Road to the right. (We have a sign at this corner)
Follow this road for 21 miles (33.5 km) and you will come to our “Blue” Wendego Lodge sign.
Turn right at this sign, and follow the main road to the Lodge.
You will come to an intersection. Keep coming straight. (We have a lg. sign here (6 mi. to Lodge.)
Take your time on the last 3 miles.
*Please be sure to call Wendego Lodge from Kamloops (780-978-5711) to let us know you are on the road, we can give you updates about the road conditions and traffic leaving the lodge. If we do not answer please leave a voice mail with the time you are leaving Kamloops and the intended route you are taking.
We are looking forward to welcoming you!